Classes

Class Levels ...

Kinders                                
Ages 3-5.  No previous training. Emphasis is on creative movement and basic ballet steps.
 
Primary Ballet
Ages 5-6. Basic ballet technique with students eligible to take Primary Cecchetti exam.



 Standard 1 Ballet

Ages 6 to 8.  Expands on basics learned in the previous level, while adding more technical training.  Students are eligible to take Standard 1 - Grade 1 Cecchetti Exam.

 

Cecchetti Grade 1

Ages: 7 to 9.  First exam taken without their teacher in the room.  

Elementary Ballet with Pre-pointe

Ages 9- up. Ballet technique with  students eligible to take Cecchetti exams for Standard 2 through Standard 4. Emphasis on Pointe preparation & strengthening for ages 9 and above with two classes/ week required.



Intermediate Ballet with Beginner Pointe
Ages 10 - up.  Ballet technique with students eligible to take Cecchetti exams Standard 4 through Standard 6.  Three classes/week required.

Advanced Ballet with Pointe
Ages 11-up. Advanced class with emphasis on performance & Technique.  Students eligible will take Cecchetti exams Standard 5  through Grade 7 Three classes/week required. Four classes/week recommended.



Advanced Ballet - Pre-professional division
Ages 12-up.  Pre-professional Class by invitation of the director. Three or more classes/week required for registered students. Students eligible for Grade 8 through Diploma. Four classes/week recommended.



Acro Dance

In this program, your child will learn beginner-level acrobatic tricks, partnering, and across the floor combinations. Created by the world-renowned Acro Dance Teachers Association (ADTA), Acro 101 is the highest-quality acro program available for beginner students.

 

Jazz for Tweens
Ages 8-11.  Basic technique with little or no prior training.



Modern
Ages 8 and up. 3 different levels from beginning to advanced.



Dance for Everyone!
Adaptive Dance for special needs children. 

Musical Theatre
Musical Theatre training with emphasis on dance, song and acting.

Expressive Hip Hop Jazz

Age appropriate Hip Hop that tells a story.  Music is non-explicit and there will be steps that are  appropriate for young dancers.

 

Lyrical/Liturgical Dance

Dancers are invited to participate in Liturgical Dance at age 11 and above.

Dance for Boys

Technique class designed for male dancers or athletes who need conditioning and flexibility.